HUBRIS

HUBRIS

Single and lonely, Barry (Frederik Goris) allows himself to be talked into a speed dating scheme guaranteed to land him a date by his best friend, Jeremy (Jeremy Koerner). Unfortunately, the women at the speed dating session have a plan of their own. Jeremy and Barry learn that love truly is a battlefield.

Comedy (Short)
Release Year: 2006
Country: USA

Starring
JEREMY KOERNER
FREDERIK GORIS

Written and Directed by
GARY KING

WEBSITES:
IMDB Film Profile

AWARDS:
2007 Rogue Cinema Cinematic Excellence Award

REVIEWS:

  • “Gary King has an unbelievable talent as a filmmaker.” – RogueCinema.com
  • “The performances are all memorable. Koerner is perfect as the smart-ass best friend, and Goris as his nebbish buddy.” – TailSlate.net
  • “…a very funny story with great acting, a hilarious script, and a true message that should resonate to anyone.” – Cinema-Crazed.com
  • Editor’s Choice for July 2006: “Quite a remarkable achievement.” – Microfilmmaker.com
  • “…a well crafted humorous short that is an enjoyable treat.” – MicrocinemaScene.com
  • “It’s one of the best written things I’ve seen in years, the acting is great…4 out of 4 CIGARS!!!” – BadMovieGuy.com

FESTIVALS:

  • Long Island International Film Expo
  • Dances With Films
  • Rhode Island International Film Festival
  • Los Angeles International Shorts Film Festival
  • Temecula Valley International Film and Music Festival
  • Ellensburg Film Festival
  • FAIF Film Festival